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A Tale in the Desert prepares for its ninth iteration

Aside from being a social/crafting MMO with absolutely no combat, A Tale in the Desert's biggest claim to fame is its sporadic reboot...

MMO Burnout: Sinking boats (and sleeping with the fishes) in World of Warships

As they crept along at a mere 15 knots, the commander kept a close eye on the horizon. He signaled to turn the craft,...
This took some work.

The Game Archaeologist: Ironman modes and elective permadeath

One facet of video games that's been around almost since the very beginning is difficulty levels. This allowed the player to choose how hard...
A lad.

World of Tanks fan gathering Tankfest has to evacuate from a fire

So there's a gathering of World of Tanks fans known as Tankfest (because what else would you call it) that took place last...

Prepare to sink some boats in World of Warships new battle royale mode, Rogue Wave

It's long past a meme at this point for MMOs and online games to pick up battle royale modes on the side, even occasionally...
Hey kid, I'm a dragon. Stop all the third-party tool usin'. Help dragon.

Dark Age of Camelot addresses questions about buff stacking and synergy

Players have had years to search out the intricacies of design in Dark Age of Camelot, but there's still more to learn, as...

Perfect Ten: The MMORPGs boasting the most expansions

In 2018 alone, the MMORPG industry saw no less than 14 major expansions release for various titles, and in 2019 we've had at...

Interview: Camelot Unchained’s Mark Jacobs on the state of the beta and the NDA

We've been watching Camelot Unchained ever since its original Kickstarter in 2013 - and a lot has changed in the ensuing six years,...

Battle Bards Episode 145: Dark Age of Camelot

It’s Bard vs. Bard vs. Bard in this show, as the trio of MMO video game music lovers take sides in the Dark Age...

Ultima Online details treasure hunting updates as Dark Age of Camelot plans new progression server

Treasure hunters, rejoice: The folks at Broadsword have been hard at work retooling and updating Ultima Online's treasure hunting content, and they've...

Grab a World of Warships gift bundle from Wargaming in honor of update 0.8.4 and the launch of Soviet battleships

Wargaming has rolled out a big patch for World of Warships today, as update 0.8.4 introduces new Soviet battleships, a new unique...

The Survivalist: What ever happened to the smaller survival sandbox MMOs?

With big name survival games getting ignored developmentally, you have to wonder what's been going on with the smaller titles. After all, we've got...

War Thunder begins beta for World War mode, introducing player-led historical battle re-enactment

You know what war MMOs need? More war, obviously. And that's exactly what War Thunder's up to right now with the open beta...

The MOP Up: Star Trek Online delves into the mysteries of Yard 39

Star Trek Online is all about the Discovery these days, and in a new lore blog, the team gives some backstory to...

EVE Online developer releases pie chart of botter shame

Wilhelm of The Ancient Gaming Noob caught a fun popcorn moment from the EVE Online universe this week, thanks to a delicious...
The ice is thin, come on, dive in.

WoW Factor: Guessing at the next World of Warcraft expansion announcement using math

Here's the genesis of this particular article: I saw speculation over on Blizzard Watch that we were about a year too early for...

Japanese naval vessels are coming to War Thunder

As part War Thunder's effort to include every single combat vehicle ever designed by every major nation in the entire world, another research...

World of Warships and metal band Sabaton make over-the-top music video for the Bismarck

Wargaming has never been subtle in its advertising and promotions. It also prides itself in the historical accuracy of its vehicles in its...

Pirates of the Burning Sea’s new owners aim to revitalize the game after rescuing it from certain doom

City of Heroes' resurrection and preservation efforts are big news this month, but we've covered similar stories about playerbases rescuing video games from...

The MOP Up: Population Zero throws a fashion show

You know how people advise you to "dress in layers" during inclement weather? And you think, "If I'm wearing pants, I'm doing well here,...

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